Mimpi Resort Jimbaran
Travel Blogs from Bali
... some breakfast, I went to find a good spot by the pool. Today I have no big plans and I just want to relax. I enjoy some prime sun time while both laying out and dipping in the pool from time to time. I'm going to have to take advantage of my sister Amanda's pool when I am with her. At 130 I head back to my room to get out of my wet bathing suit. I throw on a dress and head to the garden area for a demonstration on Balinese ...
... best. Speaking english and all! After my massage I laid by the pool sun-baking, listening to annoying little kids scream in the pool while kicking back having a cocktail! Bliss! The sun was glaring through my sunglasses making me feel over tired. I woke up panicking, I had fallen asleep. My skin was burning red, I had forgotten to put sunscreen on. I will definitely be feeling this later on this afternoon. I grabbed my towel and all my things and made my way back up ...
... taxis are also very cheap.
So we decide to spend our days lounging by the pool and then walking or taking taxis almost randomly to in order to find somewhere to eat, and for the three nights we are there we strike lucky and find places which are individual and fun. The first is a beachfront hotel bar/diner where we watch a glorious sunset, the second a smart Italian restaurant and the third a hotel round the corner where there is live music, and ...
... 8217; and to ‘keep quiet and just watch’. By all accounts at the end of the game she announced we won!
We had a busy evening after dinner we had an hours ballroom dancing and then went off to see a show, an English comedian Geoff Stephenson from London (a protégé of Tommy Cooper) who was very funny for a full 45 minutes though he did use some Jokes we had heard before on the ship, obviously specialist cruise ship jokes.
... sun set in the background. With our Bin Tang’s (local beer) in hand, it was a solid end to the day.
The next day, we took a snorkel tour of the islands with our 90 year old guide in his 90 year old boat. Great snorkeling with some fun colors and good clarity, but pretty crazy currents. Myles had brought along a surfboard and while cruising back, he asked the captain if he could skurf off the back. The captain grabbed a broken old stick, a rope as sturdy as ...
Other places to stay in Bali
Kawasan Wisata Nusa Dua, Nusa Dua | 5 star hotelfrom $176
- Not for me thanks
- Very disappointed
Jalan Pantai, Kuta | 3 star hotelfrom $166
- Very ordinary, but had some good points.....
- Wonderful holiday place
Danau Tamblingan, Sanur | 3 star hotelfrom $117
Jl Werkudara , Legian | 3 star hotelfrom $81
Jalan Pantai Mengiat, Nusa Dua | 4 star hotelfrom $132
- Upgrade to The Ayodya Palace
- Can't wait to return
- Less than 5 Star Service!!
Golden/Lakewood, Sanur | 3 star hotelfrom $75
Jl Padma no 1, Legian, Legian | 4 star hotelfrom $183
- Check your bills !
- Nice hotel
- Concern over room allocation and club benefits
Kawasan Pariwisata Nusa Dua Lot N 2, Nusa Dua | 5 star hotelfrom $167
- An oasis of calm and beauty
- Great spa and good for families too
Jalan Kartika Plaza, Kuta | 3 star hotelfrom $154
Jalan Kartika Plaza, Kuta | 5 star hotelfrom $99
Jln. Hang Tuah , Sanur | 4 star hotelfrom $58
Kawasan Pecatu Indah Resort, Uluwatu | 4 star hotelfrom $44
Jl Pantai Kuta 10x, Kuta | 3 star hotelfrom $82
Jalan Mertasari, Sanur | 3 star hotelfrom $53
Jalan Kartika , Tuban | 3 star hotelfrom $117
Jalan Pantai Kuta, Kuta | 3 star hotelfrom $37
Jl. Pantai Mengiat, BTDC Complex, Nusa Dua | 4 star hotelfrom $110
Westminster/Thornton, Seminyak | 4 star hotelfrom $161
- Certainly no 5 stars !
- Great Hotel
Golden/Lakewood, Sanur | 2 star hotelfrom $144
- Loved the relaxed atmosphere of the Hotel
- Doesn't get better
- Brilliant hotel and staff
Kawasan Pariwasata, Nusa Dua | 5 star hotelfrom $486
Jl. Arjuna Gg. Raja, Seminyak | 4 star hotelfrom $85
Westminster/Thornton, Legian | 5 star hotelfrom $134
Jalan Pantai Kuta No.1, Kuta | 4 star hotelfrom $68
Jalan Legian No. 118, Denpasar , Kuta | 3 star hotelfrom $37
Gang Poppies 2 # 18, Kuta | 3 star hotelfrom $31
1 Jalan Melasti, Legian | 4 star hotelfrom $140